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The Truthful, The Trustworthy

Prophet Muhammad  (peace be upon him) was known as a truthful and trustworthy person long before Islam. He was known throughout Makkah as “Al-Sadiq Al-Amin“: the Truthful, Trustworthy one, a title he retained even by those who disbelieved in him … Continue reading

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Did Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) Multi-task?

Whenever you hear of the Prophet Muhammad’s (peace be upon him) life, you become amazed at his productivity. He (peace be upon him) was a Prophet, a Messenger, a teacher, a governor, a father, a husband, a friend and human. … Continue reading

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Prophet Muhammad’s Gracefulness towards his companions

Following the setbacks of Uhud, many victorious expeditions took place. In a decisive chapter of six months after the Battle of Uhud no traces of weakness or failing could be detected in their side when all hostile forces assuredly came … Continue reading

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Blessings Upon Al-Mustafa, Our Beloved Messenger, The Divinely Chosen

By Yahya Ibrahim From a distance you notice his eyes – piercing, brilliant and engaging.  The choicest Praise and Mercy of Allah be upon him.  Muhammed, the Praised one is Ahmed, the greatest in Praise of Allah; sublimely appropriate.  Al-Mustafa, … Continue reading

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People’s Prophet

“By the grace of Allah, you are gentle towards the people; if you had been stern and harsh-hearted, they would have dispersed from round about you” The noble Qur’an, A’al-Imran (3):159 Even with all of his concerns and obligations, Muhammad … Continue reading

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Prophet’s Love for the Poor

The Prophet (s.a.a.w.) enjoined upon Muslims to treat the poor kindly and to help them with alms, Zakat, and in other ways.  He said: “He is not a perfect Muslim who eats his fill and lets his neighbor go hungry.” He asked, “Do you … Continue reading

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The Prophet (Peace be upon him) and the people who opposed him

By Abdul Malik Mujahid Bleeding from head to toe, battered and exhausted, he was faced with a choice. Should he or shouldn’t he seek to destroy the people who had just humiliated him by having their children chase him out of … Continue reading

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Perfection of the Prophet’s Mercy

By Sayyid Muhammad Alawi al-Maliki It is argued by many scholars that the central ethos of Islam is mercy, as it takes precedence over all other values and virtues such as justice, peace, knowledge, and benevolence. In his momentous work Mercy: … Continue reading

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The Prophet’s Forgiveness of His Enemies

By Adil Salahi Anas, a close Companion of Prophet Muhammad (peace and blessings be upon him) reported, “A Jewish woman brought a poisoned lamb to the Prophet, and he ate of it. When the woman was brought to him, people … Continue reading

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The Mercy to Mankind

By Prof. U Muhammad Iqbal Blessed rather are those who hear the word of God and obey it.” (St. Luke, 11:28) “We hear and we obey.” (Qur’ān, 2:285) “He who belongs to God hears what God says.” (St. John 8:47) Maulana Maudoodi, a great … Continue reading

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The Prophet of Mercy

By Dr. Muhammad Hamidullah For thirteen years in his birthplace of Makkah, the Prophet Muhammad (Sal-lal-lahu-alaihi-wa-sallam) called people to the worship of the One True God, to do good and renounce all that was false. But the powers with interests to protect … Continue reading

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